Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12543 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
FabaceaeFabaceaeFabaceae  
Species Astragalus flavus Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. higginsii S.L. Welsh
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1608  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 11 May 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington County
Locality E side of Rockville Bench, along the Petrified Forest Trail;
     Elev.: 4051 ft. (1235 m.)
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 37° 10'  20.29" N, 113° 1'  55.22" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: s.n. 

Taxonomy


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12543s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00986s2.jpg 
00986
specimen image: 02010s2.jpg 
02010
specimen image: 09929s1.jpg 
09929
specimen image: 10439s1.jpg 
10439
specimen image: 13186s1.jpg 
13186

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05739 Adiantum capillus-veneris      "common maidenhair fern" 1.1 mi. SW
13118 Astragalus praelongus  var. praelongus   "stinking milkvetch" 1.1 mi. SW
05717 Astragalus praelongus  var. praelongus   "stinking milkvetch" 1.1 mi. SW
17978 Baccharis salicina      "false willow" same section
05741 Camissonia multijuga      "frost-stem suncup" 1.1 mi. SW
05720 Echinocereus engelmannii  var. chrysocentrus   "Engelmann's hedgehog cactus" 1.1 mi. SW
05723 Eriastrum eremicum      "desert woollystar" 1.1 mi. SW
05716 Eriogonum brachypodum      "Parry's wild buckwheat" 1.1 mi. SW
05740 Gaura coccinea      "scarlet beeblossom" 1.1 mi. SW
05696 Haplopappus scopulorum      "Zion Canyon goldenbush" same section
05719 Opuntia erinacea  var. erinacea  1.1 mi. SW
15900 Rubia tinctorum      "dyer's madder" 1.1 mi. SW
05736 Rubia tinctorum      "dyer's madder" 1.1 mi. SW

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Rockville Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. W 4331  Springdale West 
Rockville Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. S 3786  Springdale West 
Rockville (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. S 3740  Springdale West 
Zion Community Church (Church) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 3750  Springdale West 
North Fork Virgin River (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. SE   Navajo Lake 
Zion Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. SE   Temple of Sinawava 
East Fork Virgin River (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   Long Valley Junction 
Rimrock Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. S 4124  Springdale West 
Parunuweap Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   The Barracks 
Mount Kinesava (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. N 7057  Springdale West 
Petrified Forest Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 4239  Springdale West 
Huber Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Springdale West 
Horse Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. W   Smithsonian Butte 
Petrified Forest (Area) Washington County, UT 2 mi. NW 4351  Springdale West 
Petrified Forest (Area) Washington County, UT 2 mi. NW 4354  Springdale West 
Wire Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. SW   Springdale West 
Springdale School (School) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 3904  Springdale East 
Springdale Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 3990  Springdale West 
Springdale (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 3895  Springdale East 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 3898  Springdale East 

Links

Taxon Links for species Astragalus flavus  Nutt.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Astragalus+flavus

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